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Curated by Peter Hulm

News from 2020 not involving COVID-19, unless it predicts the impacts. See also: POST-COVID for assessments and reports on what comes next.

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October 2020

Belarus opposition prepares mass strikes after Lukashenko ignores deadline to quit — reuters — 26 October 2020

Nigeria seeks to halt looting amid fury over 'food warehouses' — aljazeera — 25 October 2020

Colombia kills top ELN guerrilla commander in military operation — france24 — 25 October 2020

Chileans vote by millions to tear up Pinochet's constitution — reuters — 25 October 2020

Fact check: Trump makes at least 16 false or misleading claims to '60 Minutes' — cnn — 25 October 2020

6 home truths from Chatham House for the new head of the WTO — weforum — 25 October 2020

U.S. Embassy in Turkey Issues Terrorism Alert and Halts Services — AP/nytimes — 23 October 2020

Trump’s philanthropic claims highly exaggerated — nytimes/rawstory — 23 October 2020

Slovenian premier endorses Trump’s reelection, joins others — apnews — 23 October 2020

Trump campaign spokesperson claims parents of separated children don't want them back — politico — 23 October 2020

75 ways Trump made America dirtier and the planet warmer — theguardian — 21 October 2020

Climate change likely drove early human species to extinction, modeling study suggests — eurekalert — 15 October 2020

Study reveals world’s most walkable cities: Bogotá is tops — theguardian — 15 October 2020

Kyrgyzstan's parliament taps Sadyr Zhaparov as new premier: President approves — dw — 14 October 2020

Museum in Nantes pulls show after intervention by Beijing: China insists Genghis Khan exhibit not use words 'Genghis Khan' — theguardian — 14 October 2020

UN, Switzerland and Kenya join the Big Tech governance debate — genevasolutions — 12 October 2020

To beat cancer, EU Commission must first beat chemicals lobby — euobserver — 12 October 2020

Tax records show 200 entities funneled money to Trump properties while reaping benefits from White House: NYT — thehill — 11 October 2020

The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is ushering in a new age of warfare with drones, sensors and long-range weapons — aljazeera — 11 October 2020

'Real and imminent' extinction risk to whales — bbc — 10 October 2020

UN agencies including UNICEF, WHO probe claims of sex abuse by DR Congo workers — france24 — 1 October 2020

Belarus activist shares 'Alternative Nobel' with 3 others — ctvnews — 1 October 2020

EU takes legal action against UK over planned Brexit bill — apnews — 1 October 2020

Putin, Macron call for Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire as deaths mount — aljazeera — 1 October 2020

Suicide bomber kills at least nine at checkpoint in Helmand, south Afghanistan — theglobeandmail — 1 October 2020

Bosnia: Authorities evict hundreds from UN-run migrant camp — dw — 1 October 2020

Investors sour on baht for first time in two months, trim long bets on most emerging Asian currencies: Reuters poll — reuters — 1 October 2020

Expat shift drives changes in Bangkok’s condo market — thethaiger — 1 October 2020

Zurich, Paris, Munich and Frankfurt among Cities With the Riskiest 'Bubble' Housing Markets — bloomberg — 1 October 2020

Non-COVID news from September 2020

Non-COVID news from August 2020

Non-COVID news from July 2020

Non-COVID news from June 2020

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